Frequently Asked Questions

CJBAT Frequently Asked Questions

Criminal Justice Basic Abilities Test

Do I have to pay each time I test?

  • Yes, there is a $40 fee for each time you take the test.

Is there a dress code?

  • There is no dress code to take the CJBAT at Valencia. We recommend you dress comfortably in a manner that is acceptable on a college campus.

When do I get my scores?

  • Your scores will be available immediately after the test.

CLEP Frequently Asked Questions

College Level Examination Program

Can anyone take the CLEP exams at Valencia?

  • As Valencia is not an open testing institution, only students with an active Valencia application on file may take exams at Valencia.

Can I take the CLEP exams at any Valencia Campus?

  • As a Valencia student you may take a CLEP by appointment only at our East, West and Osceola Campuses. Note: CLEP testing is not available at the Lake Nona or Winter Park campus. Paperwork can be processed through these campuses, however the test can only be taken at West, East and Osceola.

Can I get a receipt for my payment to CollegeBoard?

  • Unfortunately, we are not able to provide a receipt for the CLEP exam. The payment for the CLEP is handled between the student and College Board. However, the Valencia Business Office will provide a receipt for the $20 appointment fee.

Is the CLEP exam timed?

  • The CLEP exams are timed at 90 minutes with the exception of the College Composition which is timed at 120 minutes.

What do I need to bring with me to take the CLEP exam?

  • You must hand in the printed registration ticket from www.collegeboard.org to the Assessment Center
  • You must have a current government issued photo ID

Please refer to the CLEP Policy for more information on Prohibited items.

Can I send my CLEP exam scores to another institution?

If you plan to attend another college or university, your CLEP scores do not transfer automatically with your Valencia College transcript. You will need to send your CLEP scores in addition to your Valencia transcript. In order to send additional transcripts, call 1-800-257-9558  or by completing a CLEP Transcript Request Form and mail it to:

P.O. Box 6600
Princeton, NJ
08541-6600

Click here to read more about CLEP scores.

**Please note: Valencia cannot provide official scores for this test. All requests must be done through CollegeBoard.

How long does it take for my CLEP exam scores to appear on my transcripts?


TEAS Frequently Asked Questions

Test of Essential Academic Skills

Can I take just one section of the TEAS?

  • No. Every TEAS candidate must take the entire test.

May I start the TEAS one day and come back and finish it the next day?

  • No. Students must take the TEAS in one seating.

Should I register for the test and pay for the fee online?

  • No. When you go to atitesting.com the only thing you have to do is create an account. DO NOT register for the test online or pay an online fee.

Is a review required?

  • We strongly recommend, but do not require, that you review. Suggestions for review include revisiting your text books and notes from Math, Biology, Anatomy and Physiology courses.

When do I receive my scores?

  • Your scores will be available immediately after the test.